Intravascular Imaging

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for intra-vascular ultrasound (IVUS) and optical coherence tomography (OCT) imaging systems used in the cath lab. These imaging modalities help with diagnostic decisions about how to treat atheroscolosis and help guide device placement and verification of stent apposition. The technology also is used to visualize in-stent restenosis.

Silicon Valley Medical Instruments Inc.  HD-IVUS FDA Clearance
Technology | February 11, 2013
February 11, 2013 — Silicon Valley Medical Instruments Inc. (SVMI) was granted 510(k) market clearance from the U.S....
Feature | February 04, 2013 | Dave Fornell
My job as editor of DAIC is to help readers keep tabs on the latest in cardiovascular technology and trends. With...
Blog | February 04, 2013
My job as editor of DAIC is to help readers keep tabs on the latest in cardiovascular technology and trends. With...
News | December 26, 2012
December 26, 2012 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the first patient enrollment in its ILUMIEN I clinical study. The...
News | December 07, 2012
December 7, 2012 — Volcano Corporation announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sync-Rx Ltd...
Avinger Ocelot OCT CTO catheter
Technology | November 16, 2012
November 16, 2012 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted market clearance for the Avinger Inc....
CONNECT II Clinical Trial CTO Crossing Catherter Peripheral Artery Disease
News | October 24, 2012
October 24, 2012 — Avinger Inc., a medical device manufacturer of multi-functional catheters for crossing CTOs in...
Technology | October 19, 2012
October 19, 2012 — Volcano Corp., a developer and manufacturer of precision-guided therapy tools designed to enhance...
Technology | October 18, 2012
October 18, 2012 – Infraredx Inc. and Royal Philips Electronics announced they have signed a joint development and...
News | July 20, 2012
July 20, 2012 — The ability to see inside the arteries of vascular disease patients in high resolution before and...
News | July 05, 2012
July 5, 2012 — Avinger Inc., a medical device manufacturer of multifunctional catheters for treating patients with...
News | June 28, 2012
June 28, 2012 — Infraredx Inc., a medical device company committed to advancing the diagnosis and management of...
News | June 08, 2012
June 8, 2012 — Austin Heart, the largest provider of cardiac and vascular services in central Texas, announced its...
Technology | May 15, 2012
May 15, 2012 — Boston Scientific Corp. and Philips Healthcare announced a collaboration enabling Philips to sell Boston...
News | April 23, 2012
April 23, 2012 - Abbott and St. Jude Medical announced ChoiceAlliance, a multi-year joint initiative that provides...